UGANDA SAFARIS - UGANDA CHIMPANZEE
MKCSU 010: 10 DAY SAFARI TO DISCOVER THE
PEARL OF AFRICA
You will be collected from Entebbe
Airport in Uganda and transfer to the Windsor Lake Victoria Hotel a colonial
style hotel with 98 rooms set in its own gardens. Depending of flight times
it may be possible to organise an optional half - day tour of the city.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Depart after breakfast for the Lake
Mburo. The park with its gentle hills and acacia trees is home to a wide
variety of wildlife including Impala, Zebra, Warthog, Buffalo, Hippo and
Crocodile. Overnight at the Lake View Hotel at Mbarara which is about fifty
minutes drive from the park.
Depart for the Queen Elizabeth National
Park to arrive at Mwea Safari Lodge in time for Lunch. This hotel has
excellent views of Lake George and Lake Edward and the Ruwenzori Mountain in
the back ground. In the afternoon there will be cruise on the Kasinga
Channel which joins Lakes Edward and George. Dinner and overnight at the
Early morning game drive. In the
afternoon weather and season permitting a visit will be arranged to Ishasha
to see the famous tree lions. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Subject to availability of permits a
very early departure will be made in search of Chimpanzees in the Kyambura
Gorge. If permits are not available a boat trip will be made to Isinga
Island on Lake Edward also to such for Chimpanzees. In the afternoon you
will depart for Fort Portal where you will have dinner and overnight at the
Mountains of the Moon Hotel.
Leaving Fort Portal after breakfast you
will drive to Masindi in time for lunch. A free afternoon will give time for
rest or the opportunity to explore Masinde Town. Dinner and overnight at
Depart for Murchison Falls Park
arriving in time for lunch. You will be able to view games while on the way
to the top of the falls. A further game drive will be able to be arranged
before sunset. Dinner and overnight at the Sarova Paraa Lodge.
In the morning a river cruise will be
arranged to the foot of the falls - a most breathtaking sight as the River
Nile plunges through a narrow gap to the rocks below. There is plenty of
river life to be seen including Crocodiles. Lunch at the lodge. Late
afternoon there will be a further game drive to find Elephant, Hippo, Lion
and Giraffe. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
After breakfast you will depart to
Kampala with a visit to Lake Albert. Lunch will be taken at the Masindi
Hotel. On arrival in Kampala you will check in at the Sheraton Hotel for a
luxurious final night in Uganda. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
There is an optional city tour followed by your
transfer to the airport.